Strong Communities

The work of protecting natural resources and the work of building better communities are integral to each other.


Update on St. Louis / Aldie

Update on St. Louis / Aldie

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LaVerne Warner (left) and PEC's Gem Bingol (right) collect petition signatures in St. Louis. Credit: Hugh Kenny/PEC On Wednesday, June 9, the Loudoun Board of Supervisors held two important public hearings. The first was to listen to residents’ thoughts about ...
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Cville Comp Plan; National Trails Day; Mobility Survey

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The following text was taken from an email alert sent out on June 4, 2021. Sign up for PEC email alerts >> Dear Supporter, As we head into June, I want to share some items of interest for those in ...
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June 24 – Conservation and Collaboration Quarterly Keynote

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Photo by Hugh Kenny Dear Supporter, Although this past year has kept us physically apart, conservation and our collaborative partnerships have continued to work throughout, producing some amazing results. This is why I'm so excited to invite you to our second ...
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Solarize Piedmont 2021 campaign available in ten different localities

Solarize Piedmont 2021 campaign available in ten different localities

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Discounted pricing on solar panels, EV chargers, battery storage through June 30 CONTACT:Katie VanLangen, LEAP Solarize Program Managerkatiev@leap-va.org; 201-506-7377 Bri West, PEC Director of Outreach and Communicationsbwest@pecva.org; 540-347-2334 x7020 Central Virginia - (May 24, 2021) – The Solarize Piedmont program ...
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Story Map Project: Fauquier’s Historic African American Communities

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First Ashville Baptist Church credit Hugh Kenny, PEC; Mt. Olive Church Family from L. Washington Collection; Fauquier County storymap screenshot. The Afro-American Historical Association of Fauquier County and The Piedmont Environmental Council are excited to share a new, interactive, online ...
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